The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 16 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 102 104 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.56% 11.86% 23.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.97% 44.83% 63.37%
Number of salaries quoted 95 97 181
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
232 232 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 28.57% 26.45% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 206 224 286
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 133 (61.86%) SQL
2 117 (54.42%) .NET
3 106 (49.30%) Windows
4 92 (42.79%) ASP.NET
5 91 (42.33%) C#
6 73 (33.95%) Microsoft
7 71 (33.02%) HTML
8 66 (30.70%) JavaScript
9 56 (26.05%) CSS
10 51 (23.72%) Degree
11 46 (21.40%) Software Engineering
11 46 (21.40%) MS Excel
11 46 (21.40%) MVC
12 45 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
13 42 (19.53%) .NET Framework
14 41 (19.07%) T-SQL
15 39 (18.14%) ISO 9001
15 39 (18.14%) Oracle
16 34 (15.81%) Windows Server 2003
16 34 (15.81%) SharePoint
16 34 (15.81%) Active Directory
17 31 (14.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (14.42%) XML
18 30 (13.95%) TDD
18 30 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
19 29 (13.49%) Windows Server 2008
19 29 (13.49%) PHP
19 29 (13.49%) jQuery
20 28 (13.02%) MySQL
21 27 (12.56%) SQL Server 2005

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (15.81%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.30%) MS Exchange
3 15 (6.98%) IIS
4 6 (2.79%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.33%) CMS
5 5 (2.33%) WordPress
6 4 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.86%) SAS
6 4 (1.86%) CICS
7 3 (1.40%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.93%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.93%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.47%) Kentico
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.47%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 46 (21.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.86%) MS Office
2 4 (1.86%) SPSS
3 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.12%) SalesLogix
2 5 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.86%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.12%) Office 365
2 8 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.16%) DNS
2 17 (7.91%) TCP/IP
2 17 (7.91%) Network Security
3 15 (6.98%) Firewall
4 10 (4.65%) CTI
5 8 (3.72%) LAN
5 8 (3.72%) WAN
6 5 (2.33%) DHCP
6 5 (2.33%) Internet
7 4 (1.86%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.93%) SAN
8 2 (0.93%) LDAP
8 2 (0.93%) SNMP
9 1 (0.47%) HTTP
9 1 (0.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (13.02%) MySQL
3 27 (12.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (11.63%) Relational Database
5 17 (7.91%) Oracle Database
6 15 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (6.98%) RDBMS
7 13 (6.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (5.58%) MS Access
9 10 (4.65%) OLAP
9 10 (4.65%) Oracle OLAP
9 10 (4.65%) OLAP Cube
10 9 (4.19%) DB2
10 9 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.79%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (2.79%) Big Data
11 6 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (11.16%) Git (software)
2 21 (9.77%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.58%) JIRA
4 11 (5.12%) NUnit
4 11 (5.12%) Subversion
5 8 (3.72%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.72%) JUnit
6 7 (3.26%) Moq
7 5 (2.33%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (2.33%) Eclipse RCP
8 4 (1.86%) ChangeMan
8 4 (1.86%) Selenium
8 4 (1.86%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.40%) Bugzilla
9 3 (1.40%) PEAR
9 3 (1.40%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.40%) Trac
10 2 (0.93%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 16 (7.44%) Finance
2 10 (4.65%) Marketing
3 6 (2.79%) Back Office
3 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.33%) Games
4 5 (2.33%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.86%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 110 (51.16%) Developer
2 45 (20.93%) Software Developer
3 26 (12.09%) C# Developer
4 24 (11.16%) Senior Developer
5 22 (10.23%) DBA
6 20 (9.30%) .NET Developer
7 19 (8.84%) Web Developer
8 16 (7.44%) Systems Manager
9 15 (6.98%) Administrator
9 15 (6.98%) Analyst
10 13 (6.05%) Business Systems Manager
10 13 (6.05%) Business Manager
11 12 (5.58%) C# Software Developer
12 10 (4.65%) IT Manager
13 9 (4.19%) SQL DBA
13 9 (4.19%) Senior C# Developer
14 8 (3.72%) Senior Software Developer
14 8 (3.72%) Java Developer
14 8 (3.72%) Technology Manager
15 7 (3.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (54.42%) .NET
2 92 (42.79%) ASP.NET
3 71 (33.02%) HTML
4 56 (26.05%) CSS
5 42 (19.53%) .NET Framework
6 31 (14.42%) XML
6 31 (14.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (13.49%) jQuery
8 21 (9.77%) Web Services
8 21 (9.77%) AngularJS
9 19 (8.84%) KnockoutJS
10 17 (7.91%) LINQ
11 15 (6.98%) WCF
12 14 (6.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (6.05%) Ajax
14 9 (4.19%) NHibernate
14 9 (4.19%) XSL
14 9 (4.19%) XHTML
14 9 (4.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 8 (3.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.56%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.51%) Kindle
3 13 (6.05%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.19%) Clustering
6 8 (3.72%) Replication
6 8 (3.72%) User Experience
7 4 (1.86%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.86%) CESG
7 4 (1.86%) VSAM
7 4 (1.86%) Data Conversion
7 4 (1.86%) iPhone
7 4 (1.86%) iPad
8 3 (1.40%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.93%) Symmetrix DMX
9 2 (0.93%) Open Source
9 2 (0.93%) Life Science
9 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.47%) GIS
10 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 106 (49.30%) Windows
2 34 (15.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (13.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (8.37%) Linux
5 12 (5.58%) Windows 8
6 11 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (5.12%) UNIX
7 5 (2.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.86%) AIX
8 4 (1.86%) Solaris
9 3 (1.40%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.40%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.47%) Android
10 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.40%) MVC
1 46 (21.40%) Software Engineering
2 45 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (13.95%) TDD
4 18 (8.37%) ERP
5 15 (6.98%) CRM
5 15 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (6.51%) OO
7 13 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (6.05%) BPR
7 13 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (5.58%) Multithreading
8 12 (5.58%) Web Application Development
8 12 (5.58%) ITIL
8 12 (5.58%) Migration
9 10 (4.65%) ETL
9 10 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (4.19%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (3.72%) OOP
11 8 (3.72%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 133 (61.86%) SQL
2 91 (42.33%) C#
3 66 (30.70%) JavaScript
4 41 (19.07%) T-SQL
5 29 (13.49%) PHP
6 24 (11.16%) Java
7 20 (9.30%) C++
8 17 (7.91%) VB.NET
9 15 (6.98%) Python
9 15 (6.98%) VB
10 12 (5.58%) PL/SQL
11 9 (4.19%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.33%) Delphi
13 4 (1.86%) COBOL
13 4 (1.86%) JCL
13 4 (1.86%) PHP5
14 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.93%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.93%) Perl
15 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (23.72%) Degree
2 9 (4.19%) ISEB
3 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.33%) MCSE
4 4 (1.86%) CISSP
4 4 (1.86%) ISACA
4 4 (1.86%) CISM
4 4 (1.86%) GIAC
4 4 (1.86%) CEH
5 3 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (18.14%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.79%) QA
3 4 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.86%) COBIT
3 4 (1.86%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 34 (15.81%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.40%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.47%) XenApp
4 1 (0.47%) XenServer
4 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.86%) Control-M
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 73 (33.95%) Microsoft
2 39 (18.14%) Oracle
3 13 (6.05%) VMware
4 9 (4.19%) SonicWALL
5 8 (3.72%) Mitel
6 6 (2.79%) Brocade
7 4 (1.86%) F5
7 4 (1.86%) Tableau
7 4 (1.86%) EMC
7 4 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.86%) Cisco
7 4 (1.86%) IBM
7 4 (1.86%) Juniper
8 2 (0.93%) NetApp
8 2 (0.93%) Serena
8 2 (0.93%) Avaya
8 2 (0.93%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.47%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.47%) Telerik
9 1 (0.47%) ESRI
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum 10% bonus + pension + life + health
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £2500 - £22500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Ortolan Group
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago